Friday, November 26th, 2010 by Fraser Hay
Due to stack effect, at least 50% of the air in your home originates from the basement or crawlspace. If you have below grade moisture issues, this air carries that humidy up into the living area of your home. Below are a few effects this can have on your home:
The damage moisture in a basement or crawlspace causes is obvious, the list above represents many of the effects that can happen throughout your home that you may not associate with a wet basement or crawlspace.
Source: Dry Basement Science - Larry Janesky.
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